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All reviews captain jamie great dive megalodon teeth great trip shark tooth great boat scuba diving these guys fun dives big teeth friendly crew surface interval whale bones cool stuff knew exactly where clean boat dive shop
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on my first real dive since i got certified. We went to a couple of sunken tanks. I was a bit nervous at first but they were very accommodating. Had a great time will definitely go again!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Samruther
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

As a resident of a nearby city i have used this charter dozens of times. Courteous and prompt crew puts you right on the fossil beds every time. Captain Jamie is happy to answer questions about water conditions and make accommodations for travellers who need...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank munkenaround
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

This was only our second time going out on a shark tooth dive with CPTN Jaime of Aristakat Charters. Between 3 of us divers, we found 8 whole megladon teeth, many partials, and 50+ small teeth! (See picture below with a quarter for reference) CPTN...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Christopher B
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

We did two dives for megaladon teeth, and they were great. Several people on the boat found some amazing full meg teeth - amazing! I was paying more attention to my new teenage diver than hunting but still found a few sharks teeth. Thanks again...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mom_of_TAZM
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Captain Jaime was able to squeeze me in last minute and was nothing but awesome! He gave great advice and helped me find my first Meg! Thanks again for a great trip.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NorthStar13558712514
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Today was my official first dive after completing open water dive course. Although the visibility wasn’t the best (3 to 4 feet), I managed to find quite a few teeth, especially during the second tank dive. By then, I was more confident and the expert...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Coastal28138547507
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

The Captain and Divemaster were amazing. Boat was spotless and well run. We got out quick to the site and the crew gave us all tips on where to find the best Meg teeth. We found beauties. The crew was informative and entertaining. Captain was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Steve M
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Thank you, Capt. Jamie and First Mate Robert! I totally enjoyed myself on your charter. These guys are great! I’m a newer diver and they were patient and helpful helping me gear up. The instructions were clear and easy for 2 enjoyable dives.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank fleurtygirl3
Aristakatcharters, Owner at Aristakat charters, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2018

Thanks for coming w us see ypu next time..really appreciate your comments.. Capt jamie

Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Went diving with my sister and had a great time finding Megalodon teeth. Friendly, knowledgeable boat captains with advice for finding teeth. Awesome boat and ride to the dive site would recommend and we will be sure to book another trip next time! 🦈

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ganzhor2
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I've dealt with them out on the water and at the dock, all I can say is "Good People" . I think that sums it up.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Michael_Jones10
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travelwithkidsut
July 7, 2017|
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Response from Aristakatcharters | Property representative |
Not much snorkelwater here
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Christine D
March 12, 2016|
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Response from Aristakatcharters | Property representative |
No experience needed but you do need to be a certified Diver to dive with is Thanks for your interest Capt jamie
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